|Di tsuḳunfṭ fun der Idisher religye, oder, Di religyo-ḳulṭurisṭishe oyffasung fun Yudnṭum - Kaplan, Mordecai Menahem, 1881-|
Keywords: Jews; Reconstructionist Judaism
|Judaism as a civilization : toward a reconstruction of American-Jewish life - Kaplan, Mordecai Menahem|
Keywords: Reconstructionist Judaism; Jews--United States
|Emma Morgenstern 22july2010 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center|
Emma Morgenstern, intern with the Yiddish Book Center's Steiner Summer Internship Program, was interviewed by Nora Feinstein on July 22, 2010 at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts. The interview primarily focuses on Emma's experiences in Jewish Culture and history, including her upbringing, undergraduate education, her postgraduate experiences in oral history, and her internship at the Yiddish Book Center in 2010...
Keywords: Other Jewish languages; Yiddish language (feelings of/about, meaning, descriptions of); Eastern Europe; Scholarship; United States; Jewish community (descriptions of place and social dynamics in a particular time); Yiddish Book Center; Education; Jewish Identity; Religion and ritual; Favorite Yiddish word; Yiddish words; Yiddish language; Yiddish learning; Yiddish revival and activism; Post-vernacular uses of Yiddish; Immigration, Migration; Other languages; Career and Professional Life; Scholarship; Academia; Education; Eastern Europe; United States; Yiddish Book Center; Youth group; Transmission; Jewish community; Urban; Rural; Assimilation; Travel; Holocaust; Judaeo-Spanish; Jews of Greece; Salonica; Sephardic Jews; Thessaloniki; Pedagogy; Reconstructionist Judaism; Jewish Life; Jewish Studies; Perceptions of Yiddish; Secularism; Ladino; Westford; Massachusetts; Chelmsford; Philadelphia; Pennsylvania; Rhodes; Aegean Sea; Aaron Lansky; Beth Wagner; Jewish Community of Thessaloniki; JCT; Ladinokomunita Listserv; 2000s; 1943; 1944; 1940s
|Julie Wise Oreck - 2-July-2007 - Katrina's Jewish Voices - Jewish Women's Archive|
Julie Wise Oreck, a ‘fifth-generation Louisiana Jew’ and philanthropist, was interviewed on July 2, 2007 by Rosalind Hinton. The wife of Marshall Oreck, an executive at the Oreck vacuum corporation, she has served on the boards of many Jewish organizations, particularly those supporting Israel advocacy, youth causes, and education. Displaced from her home by the flooding after Hurricane Katrina, she traveled to Houston with her mother and two daughters, where they stayed in a hotel for weeks...
Keywords: Jewish Women's Archive; Hurricane Katrina, 2005 Personal narratives; Hurricane Katrina, 2005 Press coverage; Hurricane Katrina, 2005 Political aspects; Jews Louisiana; Touro Synagogue (New Orleans, La.); Oreck family; Philanthropy; Christmas tree; Temple Sinai (New Orleans, La.); Jewish Community Center; Haggadah; United Jewish Appeal; United Jewish Communities; American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee; AIPAC; Orthodox Judaism; Holocaust; Manor, Ehud Anecdotes; Intifada, 2000-; Andover (Academy); Natural disasters; SPCA; Levees; Tulane University; Fundraising; Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America; Chabad; Telushkin, Joseph, 1948-; Hillel Foundation; National Council of Jewish Women; Lee, Spike; Flood insurance claims; Superdome (New Orleans, La.); Child care; Serotta, Edward; Hebrew University (Jerusalem); Maccabiah Games; Reconstructionist Judaism; Suicide; Levees; Reform Judaism; Abivale; Isidore Newman School; Jewish Assimilation; Otzma; Israeli media; Torah Academy, New Orleans; Tikkun olam; Lion of Judah conferences; National Young Leadership Cabinet; Israel and Overseas Pillar (organization); Beit Shemesh; fear of rape; Jewish Endowment; Institute of Southern Jewish Life; Oral History; Rosalind Hinton; Hurricane Katrina; New Orleans; Julie Wise Oreck
|Leonard Fein, In Dialogue with Ira Weiner - American Jewish University|
Description: Leonard Fein, in Dialogue with Ira Weiner, at the Brandeis-Bardin Institute (Brandeis, Simi Valley, Calif.), tells the story of his family, childhood and life, as well as other topics.Call Number: Cass. 1985 2/24 HOB AWEI Sun.Rights: Rights are owned by American Jewish University (formerly University of Judaism and Brandeis-Bardin Institute). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyri...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Los Angeles (Calif.)--Social conditions; Jewish way of life; Baʻal Shem Ṭov, approximately 1700-1760; Herzl, Theodor, 1860-1904; Bardin, Shlomo, 1898-; Fisher, Max M; Wiesel, Elie, 1928-; Brandeis Camp Institute (Brandeis, Simi Valley, Calif.); Bellow, Saul. To Jerusalem and back. Hebrew; Kaplan, Mordecai Menahem, 1881-1983; Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924; Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993; Fein, Leonard J; Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.); Zionism; Agnosticism; Gimnasyah Hertseliyah (Tel Aviv, Israel); Israel--Emigration and immigration; Language teachers; Yiddish teachers; World Habonim (Organization); Zionism; Yiddish language; National socialism and Zionism; Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945); Durang, Christopher, 1949-; Sister Mary Ignatius explains it all for you; Jewish day schools; Camp Alonim; Jewish camps; Children of immigrants; Jews--Migrations--History--20th century; American Israel Public Affairs Committee; Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles; Lobbying; United Jewish Appeal; Israel; Aaliyah; Jerusalem; Jaffa (Tel Aviv, Israel); Prostitution--Israel; Gentiles (Jewish law); Israelis--Social life and customs; Helpfulness; Apartheid--South Africa; Boston (Mass.); Role models; Teachers; Wildavsky, Aaron B; Jews--United States--Politics and government; Capital punishment (Jewish law); Presidential elections--United States--1980-1990; Jews--United States; Reconstructionist Judaism; Reformation; Orthodox Judaism; Antisemitism; Bible. Isaiah; Kibbutzim; Oz, Amos; Jews--California--Los Angeles; Simi Valley (Calif.); Jewish children